Toxicological Profile for Bromodichloromethane

Title: Toxicological Profile on Bromodichloromethane

Subject of planned Report: The ATSDR toxicological profile succinctly characterizes the toxicological and adverse health effects for the substances being described.

Purpose of Planned Report: The purpose of the toxicological profile is to provide a source of toxicological and epidemiological data on hazardous substances most commonly found at hazardous waste sites and in support of public health assessments at these sites.

Type of Dissemination: ISI

Timing of Review (including deferrals): December 2016

Type of Review (panel, individual or alternative procedure): Individual

Opportunities for the Public to Comment (how and when): A draft of this profile will be made available for public comment in 2018

Peer Reviewers Provided with Public Comments before the Review: No

Anticipated Number of Reviewers: 3

Primary Disciplines or Expertise: toxicology, environmental health, chemistry

Reviewers Selected by (agency or designated outside organization): CDC/ATSDR

Public Nominations Requested for Reviewers: No

1. David Savitz
1. Savitz, David
Academic and Professional Credentials PhD
Current Position Title Vice President for Research at Brown University and Professor of Epidemiology
Organizational Affiliation(s) Brown University (Office of the Vice President, School of Public Health)
Areas of Expertise, Discipline, Relevant Experiences Expertise: environmental hazards in the workplace and community, reproductive health outcomes, and environmental influences on cancer; health effects of nonionizing radiation, pesticides, drinking water treatment by-products, and perfluorinated compounds. Experience: editor at the American Journal of Epidemiology; editor at Epidemiology; member of the Epidemiology and Disease Control-1 study section of the National Institutes of Health; President of the Society for Epidemiologic Research and the Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research and North American Regional Councilor for the International Epidemiological Association; member of the National Academy of Sciences Institute of Medicine.
Recommended by Scientific/Professional Society or General Public No
2. Bill Lasley
2. Lasley, Bill
Academic and Professional Credentials PhD
Current Position Title Professor Emeritus and Associate Director, CHE, John Muir Institute of the Environment
Organizational Affiliation(s) Department of Population Health and Reproduction,
School of Veterinary Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine
Center for Health and the Environment, University of California, Davis, CA
Areas of Expertise, Discipline, Relevant Experiences Ovarian function, early pregnancy and comparative reproductive endocrinology, wildlife reproduction, comparative reproductive endocrinology, toxicology, epidemiology, reproduction of non-domestic species, endocrine aspect of female fertility and early pregnancy
Recommended by Scientific/Professional Society or General Public No
3. June Dunnick
3. Dunnick, June
Academic and Professional Credentials PhD
Current Position Title Toxicologist
Organizational Affiliation(s) General Toxicology and Cancer Group, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC
Areas of Expertise, Discipline, Relevant Experiences Expertise: identifying and evaluating the beneficial and harmful effects of environmental chemicals, drugs, metals and other chemicals of concern so that strategies can be developed to prevent exposures to harmful agents or to develop disease prevention strategies for cancer, reproductive disease, and infectious diseases.

Experience: senior scientist for toxicologic and carcinogenesis studies and identifying new initiatives for better understanding of environmental disease, through the integration, extrapolation and analysis of data from a broad range of experimental studies. She also serves as a focus, representative and spokesperson for the Institute when reporting the findings from toxicology and carcinogenesis research studies.

Recommended by Scientific/Professional Society or General Public No

Charge to Peer Reviewers

Peer Reviewers’ Comments and CDC/ATSDR’s Response to Peer Reviewers’ Comments: Bromodichloromethane pdf icon[PDF – 392 KB]

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